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Beautiful area

Unfortunately, the snowdrops were past their best when we visited. A steep and muddy walk through... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clifford W
A pleasant stroll

My wife and I took our grandson and we were impressed by the smooth operation of the parking at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew S
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Paignton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately, the snowdrops were past their best when we visited. A steep and muddy walk through the woods, which we didn't enjoy. Next time we would go earlier in the season and use the park & ride. We were keen to support local businesses whilst...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Clifford W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took our grandson and we were impressed by the smooth operation of the parking at the nearby cattle market and the provision of the mini bus shuttle. The valley was, of course, very pretty, but a little shorter than I'd hoped...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My second visit to Snowdrop Valley. Three years aga it was snowing, this year warm and sunny! A lovely but a bit muddy in parts walk down through the woods brings you to the stunning snowdrop valley. Thankfully the bus saved us the climb back...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lynnehball
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed disabled access at very short notice and Amanda couldn’t have been more helpful. We really appreciated it 😊. It was lovely to arrive early in the day and have the walk to ourselves in,lovely sunshine.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RachelT2243
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went with at west last thursday bought 2 pots snowdrops £2 each was told 4 bulbs in each yesterday planted them only 1 bulb in each really disappointed last year only 2 bulbs in each sorry to hear jackie has died in pony club moorland...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sallywashford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the medium length walk (walk 3). On the plus side this is good value, 2 pounds to park and a free guide and map. The walk was quite nice with some decent views. It is quite steep so bear that in mind. Overall...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wheddon Cross have this brilliantly organised. A good place to park, a short footpath to the crossroads where there are free, clean toilets an information stand, brochures, maps and snowdrops for sale (to support the school) and the bus stop. A quick minibus to the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank HelenaFJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went this week. Farmers market was on so bus to bottom was going from pub car park. Helpful volunteers. We walked down and up. Be aware its quite muddy and slippery both ways. Good walking shoes/boots needed. Very nice friendly coffee shop at the top...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a crisp February day this was a great walk. Well organised in snowdrop season for parking in Wheddon Cross for £2. Maps to walk down to the Avill Valley as part of parking. We had our own guide book so varied it from the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 92paulh
Reviewed 12 February 2019

A wonderful natural spectacle that just has to be seen. However, be prepared! If you follow all the instructions (website and on-site) be prepared for a long trek, we visited twice this weekend and measured as best we could the distance involved. From either of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from Johnmotoguzzi | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not, it's rough, steep and muddy, sorry
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Mary M
18 February 2019|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
I don't live locally so can't answer that. I get the impression that every day the valley is open the bus runs-It just starts from a slightly different position if the cattle market is running
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